The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 93 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 15 32 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.82% 2.37% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 2.50% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 18
Average daily rate £250 £120 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -48.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £100 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £310 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £248 £236
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £10.90 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £21.00 £16.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 1280 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.23% 94.74% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 636 873
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 78 76
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 10 £250 +127.27% 10
Bradford -1 2 £213 -15.00% 1
Halifax -5 2 £277 -14.90% 3
Wakefield 0 1 - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Batley - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (31.03%) Windows
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 6 (20.69%) MS Office
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
4 5 (17.24%) NetBackup
4 5 (17.24%) Retail
5 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
6 3 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Lotus
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) CMMI
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) DHCP
6 3 (10.34%) DNS
6 3 (10.34%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 3 (10.34%) UNIX
6 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
6 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
6 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.34%) COBIT
7 2 (6.90%) FatWire
7 2 (6.90%) JIRA

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.45%) CATIA
3 1 (3.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DHCP
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) SMTP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) PDA
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Service Management
2 3 (10.34%) CMMI
2 3 (10.34%) Migration
2 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.90%) ERP
4 1 (3.45%) CAD
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) MCDST
2 1 (3.45%) MOS
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) COBIT
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Lotus
3 2 (6.90%) FatWire
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Perforce
4 1 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Kaspersky
4 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
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